22rhkjw BigTCanyon_road.jpg Just two ruts and a covered wagon illustrate the nature of the Riley Road up the Big Thompson Canyon. (Loveland Museum/Gallery)

Blast From The Past: Stanley Steamers Up The Loveland Grand Canyon

in Local News

Riley Rd., 3.5 hr journey, Loveland to Estes, for $3.50.  Just make sure there's enough water in the boiler…:-).

Picture is of “Riley Road” up the canyon built in 1903-04…

More on this interesting history here:  Steam Up Loveland Grand Canyon